Adrian Wootton OBE

Adrian Wootton OBE is the Chief Executive of Film London, the agency charged with developing the film and media industry in the capital, and the British Film Commission, the unit responsible for promoting the UK as the best place to produce feature films and high end television in the UK. Adrian is a Programme Advisor to the BFI London Film Festival, the Venice Film Festival and Noir in Fest, Milan. He has co-produced and co-written two documentaries for BBC Arena: Dickens on Film (2012) and All the World’s A Screen: Shakespeare on Film (2016) and is a member of the British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA), the European Film Academy (EFA) and the British Screen Advisory Council (BSAC). In 2012, Adrian received an Honorary Doctorate in the Arts and was appointed Visiting Professor of Film & Media and Norwich University of the Arts. In 2014 he received an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from The University of East Anglia.